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U.S. Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. §§ 1 et seq. (as amended December 2003)

Date of entry into force of original text:January 1, 1978
Date of Text (Enacted):October 19, 1976
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits
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U.S. Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. §§ 1 et seq. (as amended December 2003) U.S. Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. §§ 1 et seq. (as amended December 2003), Complete document (pdf) [1229 KB]

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